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Uber hires an ex-Merrill Lynch exec as its new CFO, taking it one step closer to its long-awaited IPO

Uber hires an ex-Merrill Lynch exec as its new CFO, taking it one step closer to its long-awaited IPO

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Uber Uber has a new chief financial officer, the company announced Tuesday. Nelson Chai, the former CFO of Merrill Lynch, will take on the role, which has been open since...
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Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru appoints Fredrik Blomqvist as General Manager

Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru appoints Fredrik Blomqvist as General Manager

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Fredrik Blomqvist is the General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru scheduled to open in the ‘Silicon Valley of India' in the latter part of 2018. Helming the pre-opening...
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Another Tip for When the Taxi Driver Is Sick

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Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week's tip comes from reader Anthony, who weighed in after...
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Elon Musk reportedly calls the Tesla whistleblower who claimed the company spied on employees a nut

Elon Musk reportedly calls the Tesla whistleblower who claimed the company spied on employees a nut

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Joe Skipper / Reuters Elon Musk responded Thursday to a former Tesla employee's claims that the company spied on workers and kept quiet about alleged theft and...
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A Tesla whistleblower says the electric car maker's security team is staffed with former members of a notorious group from Uber that allegedly spied on rivals

A Tesla whistleblower says the electric car maker's security team is staffed with former members of a notorious group from Uber that allegedly spied on rivals

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Lucy Nicholson / Reuters Some former members of a notorious security team at Uber are now allegedly employed by Tesla. They include Nick Gicinto, who reportedly is the new head...
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How insurtechs are tackling the notoriously tricky area of life insurance

How insurtechs are tackling the notoriously tricky area of life insurance

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Life insurance is fundamentally hard to sell; it's morbid to think about, promises no immediate rewards, and often requires a lengthy paper application with minimal...
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How banks can use personalized services to increase customer satisfaction and compete with fintechs

How banks can use personalized services to increase customer satisfaction and compete with fintechs

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The ability to conduct banking activities via a sleek mobile app is no longer enough to satisfy consumers - it's table stakes. Banks need to focus on deploying robust personal...
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Uber could rake in more than $10 billion in revenue this year, but its growth is starting to slow down

Uber could rake in more than $10 billion in revenue this year, but its growth is starting to slow down

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Getty Uber gave CNBC its second-quarter fianancials. Uber's Q2 net revenue was $2.7 billion, up 51% from the same quarter last year, and gross bookings were $12 billion, up 41%...
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An ExxonMobil-backed startup that delivers gas to people's cars is growing across the US

An ExxonMobil-backed startup that delivers gas to people's cars is growing across the US

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A startup called Yoshi delivers gas to people's cars for a monthly fee of $20. Yoshi, which is competing with several companies billing themselves as the "Uber for gas," has...
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Uber and Lyft have won a key battleground in the electric scooter wars - and it's a huge blow to the $2 billion startup that created the scooter phenomenon

Uber and Lyft have won a key battleground in the electric scooter wars - and it's a huge blow to the $2 billion startup that created the scooter phenomenon

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Lucy Nicholson/Reuters In an effort to curb the onslaught of electric scooters, Santa Monica, California, is moving to limit the number of companies that can operate dockless...
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Trump distances himself from his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort...

Trump distances himself from his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort after guilty verdicts on federal bank and tax fraud charges

President Donald Trump responded to news that his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was found guilty on eight federal counts of bank and tax fraud on Tuesday. "I must tell... Read more ...

Here's what happens if you die without a will

Here's what happens if you die without a will

Mary Altaffer/AP Images What happens if you die without a will ? TMZ reported that famed singer Aretha Franklin did not leave a will behind. If you die without a will in the... Read more ...

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Here's where renters can find affordable homes to buy

Scott Olson/Getty Home prices are 11.4% higher than a year ago due to limited supply and growing millennial demand. In 2017, Detroit is the most affordable city among the... Read more ...

Disney World has already kicked off its annual Halloween party - here's...

Disney World has already kicked off its annual Halloween party - here's everything you need to know about this year's event

GunnerVV/Flickr Disney World is preparing to kick off its annual Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party . Whether it's your first time attending or you're returning for another... Read more ...

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5 sites that helped me save a ton on the cost of Kindle eBooks

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. The Kindle... Read more ...

Jet.com is often compared to Amazon - here's how the company is different

Jet.com is often compared to Amazon - here's how the company is different

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Paul Manafort found guilty of 8 counts of tax fraud, bank fraud, and failure...

Paul Manafort found guilty of 8 counts of tax fraud, bank fraud, and failure to report foreign bank accounts

Thomson Reuters A jury found Paul Manafort guilty of eight counts out of 18 related to tax fraud, bank fraud, and failure to report foreign bank accounts on Tuesday after a... Read more ...

8 lessons couples can learn from Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' relationship

8 lessons couples can learn from Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' relationship

AP Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds have been married for six years. In interviews, they consistently boast about each other's achievements and express their gratitude for having... Read more ...

The Fashion Week of Travel: 15 Things We Learned

The Fashion Week of Travel: 15 Things We Learned

News from the Fashion Week of Travel Virtuoso Travel Week 2018 virtuosotravel Why you should care : Every year, thousands of Virtuoso travel advisors descend on Las Vegas to... Read more ...

'Instagram is so thirsty': Elon Musk explains why he deleted his Instagram...

'Instagram is so thirsty': Elon Musk explains why he deleted his Instagram account on Twitter

Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press Tesla CEO Elon Musk's Instagram account vanished early Tuesday morning. Musk offered an explanation for his deactivation on Twitter on... Read more ...